Kaena Point Hike: The Beautiful Western Tip of Oahu

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Along with food and beach, one of the things I love doing most when I’m in Hawaii is hiking. Taking a hike is one of the best ways to experience the beauty of Hawaii. The very western tip of the island of Oahu is known as Kaena Point (officially spelled Ka’ena Point). Although it was once accessible… [Read More]

17 Inspiring Photos of the People of Ethiopia

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Ethiopia, with friendly people, an ancient and fascinating culture, and amazing food (and coffee), is truly a fantastic country to visit. While I mainly travel to eat, people are also a major contribution to the greatness of any country. 1. Boys in Lalibela Unfortunately, plenty of kids will ask you to take their picture and… [Read More]

PHOTO: Drying Fish in Sri Lanka

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Drying Fish in Sri Lanka Fish is very common in Sri Lankan food, and one way to preserve it is by drying it. Along the beach in Negombo, Sri Lanka, there were lots of fish dehydrating in the hot sun.

PHOTO: Non Smiling But Friendly Man

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  Non Smiling But Friendly Man   This guy may look mean in the photo, but he’s the one who politely asked me if I’d take his photo in Kandy, Sri Lanka. Similar to the waiter at the best Indian restaurant in Kuala Lumpur, he put on a tough grin when I took his portrait, but he… [Read More]

PHOTO: 90 Year Old Smoker

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90 Year Old Smoker Just a short walk from the old smiling lady, was this man who could barely speak a word of either Chinese or English. He sat quietly smiling and taking periodic inhales of his 4 foot long pipe!

Photos: Friendly Life of Old Dhaka, Bangladesh

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“These two cute Bangladeshi boys approached me while I was wandering around Old Dhaka, Bangladesh. They loved having their photo taken.” Mark’s Note: I first met Sam and Audrey in Seoul, South Korea, last year. We found a traditional Korean restaurant and indulged in their set menu of the day – a huge spread of… [Read More]